Red Guard

Red Guard
noun Date: 1966 a member of a paramilitary youth organization in China in the 1960s

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Red Guard — n. a member of the militant activist groups in China in the late 1960s …   English World dictionary

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  • Red Guard — /rɛd ˈgad/ (say red gahd) noun a member of a Chinese youth movement which supported Mao Zedong in his struggle to effect the Cultural Revolution in 1965–71 …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Red Guard — a member of a Chinese Communist youth movement in the late 1960s, committed to the militant support of Mao Zedong. [1965 70; trans. of Chin hóng wèibing] * * * …   Universalium

  • Red Guard|ism — «GAHR dihz uhm», the movement of the Chinese Red Guards …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Red Guard Party (United States) — Infobox American Political Party party name= Red Guard Party foundation= 1967 headquarters= San Francisco, California ideology= Maoism Chinese nationalism The Red Guards were a Chinese American civil rights group active during the late 1960s and… …   Wikipedia

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